Kimberly O'Dell's Anniston Revisited (Images of America) PDF

By Kimberly O'Dell

Nestled within the Piedmont quarter of the Appalachian Mountains, the small farming group of Pine Ankle used to be confirmed within the 1830s at the former lands of the Creek kingdom. In 1872, industrialists Samuel Noble and Daniel Tyler bought the land for his or her Woodstock Iron corporation, and in 1883 town used to be opened to the general public as Annie�s city. It grew swiftly, and by way of the early twentieth century Anniston used to be not just the seat of Calhoun County, but additionally domestic to varied fabric and iron industries in addition to a thriving army complicated. The classic photos in pictures of the USA: Anniston Revisited exhibit the day-by-day lives of Annistonians and castle McClellan squaddies in the course of a time whilst Noble road was once a bustling city middle. Anniston�s houses, colleges, and group facilities are featured, in addition to the extended downtown quarter and fortress McClellan, to color a bright portrait of �The version City.�

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